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Abilene: A Detour off I-70 Brings You to The City of the Plains
Article describes historic and other attractions in Abilene, Kansas, the boyhood home of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, and the end of the Chisholm Trail.
An Ike Visit Here: G. O. P. Nominee for President Will Be in Kansas City, Kansas, August 21
Notice about the 1952 visit to Kansas City, Kansas, by Dwight Eisenhower, "Republican nominee for President," in a conference planned "by Harry Darby, Republican national committeeman for Kansas, a former...
Becoming Mary Eisenhower
February 22, 2009
Profile of Mary Eisenhower, president and CEO of People to People International and the granddaughter of former president, Dwight D. Eisenhower. The article contains biographical information about Ms....
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Presidential candidate Dwight Eisenhower, followed by Mr. Langworthy, leaving Union Station in Kansas City, Missouri.
President Eisenhower on elevator in Union Station with unidentified man. Photo may be from 1956 presidential campagin.
President Eisenhower greeting Herman Langworthy.
Entire issue devoted to former President of the United States Dwight David Eisenhower from Kansas, with photos, illustrations, and articles on the following topics: politics, his "Great Truck Train" across...
Photograph of General Eisenhower and unidentified general in front of airplane.
Eisenhower's Kansas City Visits
The following visits were made by President Dwight Eisenhower to Kansas City, Missouri, according to the local history index card: (1) June 21, 1945, (2) February 14, 1946, (3) June 6, 1947, for the 35th...
General Dwight D. Eisenhower
Folder contains an invitation to the 35th Division Association reunion held on June 6, 1947, at the President Hotel in Kansas City, Mo. Guests included the President, General Eisenhower, the French Ambassador,...
General Ike's Day in Kansas City
Photos and biographical article about General Dwight Eisenhower, a high-ranking military leader (and later President) returning from World War II Europe to his native Midwest (raised in Kansas) for a speech...
Grandad, in All His 'Glory'
November 13, 2010
Photographs and article about David Eisenhower and his book "Going Home to Glory" detailing the life of his grandfather President Dwight D. Eisenhower. David Eisenhower, with wife Julie Nixon Eisenhower,...
Heroes by the dozen
Homegrown Holiday Turns 50
November 7, 2003
Emporia, Kansas, celebrated the nation's first Veterans Day in 1953. Due to the efforts of Emporia resident Al King and another Kansan, the then President Eisenhower, what used to be Armistice Day, held...
Ike Comes to Town for F. F. A. and the Royal
October 15, 1953
Illustrations of President Dwight David Eisenhower, and some attractions at the American Royal in Kansas City during his visit here, with a photo of the new American Hereford Association headquarters building...
Kansas City: Better than a Magic Lantern Show [and] Truman of Independence [and] Eisenhower of Abilene
Photo and article about Kansas City and its persisting national image as a "cow town" on the coasts and surprising urbanity to actual visitors, with features such as Crown Center, Country Club Plaza, Truman...
Photograph of Mrs. Eisenhower at Municipal Auditorium.
Memorial Given New Life
Article about the "largest diplomatic gathering ever assembled in the Middle West," during the memorial rededication ceremony with 98 countries represented and former Presidents Eisenhower and Truman delivering...
People of Kansas
Brief biographical sketches of three famous Kansans: Dwight Eisenhower, Walter Chrysler, and Amelia Earhart.
President Dwight Eisenhower
President Eisenhower speaking at Municipal Auditorium.
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